Casler Family History

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Casler Name Meaning

Spelling variant of German Kassler. English: perhaps a habitational name from any of several places in Cumbria called Castle Howe, from Middle English castel ‘castle’, ‘earthwork’ + howe ‘mound’ (Old Norse haugr), or alternatively a topographic or occupational name from Middle English casteler ‘dweller or worker at a castle’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Hasler, Tasler, Easter, Calder, Galler, Cater, Cassler, Basler

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Casler Family Origin

Where is the Casler family from?

Casler Family Occupations

What did your Casler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Casler family was Labourer. The most common Casler occupation in Canada was Student. 40% of Casler's were Students. Student, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Casler.

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  • Student

  • Farm Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Casler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Casler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Casler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Casler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 964 immigration records available for the last name Casler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Casler. For the veterans among your Casler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Casler Life Expectancy

What is the average Casler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Casler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Casler in 1946 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Casler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Casler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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